Current teamTeam Forza NameEri Yonamine 2013Team Forza
BornApril 25, 1991 (age 24) (1991-04-25)
2013 taiwan kom kyosuke takei eri yonamine
Eri Yonamine(與那嶺恵理,Yonamine Eri, born 25 April 1991) is a Japanese women's racing cyclist who currently rides for FDJ Nouvelle-Aquitaine Futuroscope. Yonamine only switched from tennis to cycling when in college at Tsukuba University, and quickly achieved success in Japan, coming in second in both the Japanese National Road Race Championships and the Japanese National Time Trial Championships in 2012 at age 21. The next year, she won both the national road race and time trial championships. In the spring of 2016, she signed a short-term contract with the American UCI team Hagens Berman–Supermint, and later repeated her victory in the national time trial. Yonamine was selected to represent Japan in the 2016 Summer Olympics.